35 mm. version released in 1951 by RKO Radio Pictures. 16 mm. and 35 mm. versions distributed in 1964 by Irving Lesser Enterprises
Presents a documentary record of a 48-day raft journey across the Pacific Ocean made by Thor Heyerdahl and five Scandinavian scientists in 1947. Explains that the raft used was a reproduction of the type of craft believed to have been used by Peruvians who journey from South America to Polynesia centuries ago
July 24, 2017 Subject:
Kon Tiki (Motion picture)
A good review of Heyerdahl's momorable ocean trip. It appears however that the copy I dowloaded shows a part of it, being one ending in him moving a basket while in the sea nearby the back of a whale is seen...